These were South African Internet prices in 1995

The Voice

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I still remember the 56k days, 7 to 7... oh how far we have come since then
Yeah, wasn't allowed to touch it until Callmore kicked in. And then, halfway through a download, my mom would pick up the phone to call my gran...
 

Francois Marais

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The one company I worked for had a satellite download link. So you would use the 56k modem (connected at some 22k if I remember correctly) and would use the sat link to download. That was in 2000. We got 1mbps and thought that we were the cats whiskers then.
 

TheRoDent

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The one company I worked for had a satellite download link. So you would use the 56k modem (connected at some 22k if I remember correctly) and would use the sat link to download. That was in 2000. We got 1mbps and thought that we were the cats whiskers then.
Used to be called Infosat, I believe...
 
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